Delta Variant of Covid-19 Surges Across Unvaccinated Africa

JOHANNESBURG—The more-transmissible Delta variant of the coronavirus is surging across Africa, the continent with the least vaccines and weakest healthcare systems, feeding fears among epidemiologists and political leaders of a …

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AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 Vaccine Shortfall Threatens EU Plans to Boost Inoculations

AstraZeneca PLC expects to deliver tens of millions fewer Covid-19 vaccine doses than planned to the European Union in coming months, according to people familiar with the matter, threatening the …

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Russian doctor said that measles could be the cause of a new epidemic

Russian doctor Yevgeny Pinelis, who now works in one of the New York hospitals, said on Facebook that pediatricians are afraid of an outbreak of measles, which could happen due …

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Trial of Regeneron’s Covid-19 Antibody Drug Is Halted in Sickest Hospital Patients

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. suspended testing of its Covid-19 antibody drug in the sickest hospitalized patients because of a safety concern, the latest setback for antibody-drug trials in patients with the …

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Dunkin’ Brands, Hasbro, Apple: What to Watch When the Stock Market Opens Today

S&P 500 futures are falling as coronavirus cases surge in the U.S. and Europe and stimulus hopes fade. Here’s what we are watching as markets kick into gear Monday. —S&P …

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Met Opera Cancels 2020-21 Season

The Metropolitan Opera has canceled all performances for its 2020-21 season, saying the coronavirus pandemic remains too great an ongoing health concern. In a release, the New York City company …

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